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Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Degree Average Salary

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Updated: 20 Dec 2014
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Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Degree
Salary Ranges by Job
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$0$100K$200K
Research Scientist
23 salaries
$50,779 - $114,607  
  
Physicist
18 salaries
$68,983 - $150,201  
Postdoctoral Research Associate
13 salaries
$33,386 - $81,445  
Senior Research Scientist (Unspecified Type)
11 salaries
$40,547 - $172,607  
Software Engineer
8 salaries
$76,302 - $127,743  
Professor, Postsecondary / Higher Education
8 salaries
$75,850 - $188,666  
Principal Systems Engineer
6 salaries
$161,269 - $184,443  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 191
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Key Statistics for Employees with a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), Physics Jobs

Popular Schools

Salary Range

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
5 salaries
$110,000 - $162,462
Popular Cities

Salary Range

Houston, Texas
10 salaries
$65,436 - $158,927
Chicago, Illinois
10 salaries
$45,302 - $127,226
Los Angeles, California
7 salaries
$54,000 - $114,882
San Francisco, California
6 salaries
$74,220 - $118,990
Boston, Massachusetts
6 salaries
$49,480 - $101,736
Female
9%
female alumni
 
Male
91%
male alumni
Salary:$54,938 - $91,918 $72,705 - $126,068

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